Grammy Award winning jazz/pop vocal group, MANHATTAN TRANSFER celebrate their 40th Anniversary with the highly anticipated release of THE CHICK COREA SONGBOOK, in stores September 29 via respected specialty label FOUR QUARTERS ENTERTAINMENT. THE CHICK COREA SONGBOOK, which marks the highly innovative vocal quartet's first new record in five years, was inspired by the classic work of jazz great CHICK COREA, and features fresh and exciting vocal interpretations of many of his popular compositions, including "Spain" and "500 Miles High." Corea, who plays on the CD, has also contributed an original composition entitled "Free Samba" specially for this album. The forthcoming release also features special guest appearances by some of the finest musicians in the industry including Christian McBride, Airto, Alex Acuna, Fred Hersch, Edsel Gomez and Lou Marini among others.
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Synd: Voice of America, PRI/Jazz After Hours, Sixty Second CD, Jazz Variations
Direct: SiriusXM/Real Jazz, Music Choice
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International: Canada, Australia
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